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Vauxhall VXR8 GTS-R

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Vauxhall bids farewell to its line of Aussie performance legends in some style with the limited edition VXR8 GTS-ROctober 2017 saw the production end for arguably Australia’s greatest automotive export, the Holden Commodore – and with that end, one of the UK car market’s strangest, most enriching, most wonderful and most unlikely seams of import supply has forever dried up. Vauxhall’s lurid, unreconstructed, antediluvian, V8-powered, infamous Aussie-built Anglophile – the VXR8 – is no more.

HSV builds its final Holden Commodore-based super sedan

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Australia’s semi-official tuner to Holden, HSV, has made a name for itself over the past three decades by churning out meaty muscle cars based on successive generations of rear-wheel-drive, V-8-powered Holden Commodores.

End of the Road: Marking the Passing of the Australian Auto Industry – The Big Picture

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - A moment’s silence, please, to mark the passing of the Australian auto industry. The last car to be designed, engineered, and manufactured in Australia, a Holden Commodore SS-V Redline sedan, rolled off the General Motors Holden assembly line in October.

The sky's the limit: flying car racing series under development

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Australia bid goodbye to local automobile manufacturing this past October as the final Holden Commodore rolled off the assembly line, but perhaps the country will be at the forefront of another transportation sector: flying cars.

Holden Announces Pricing For Australia's 2018 Commodore

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Pricing details for the new ZB Holden Commodore have just been announced in Australia. The new vehicle, nothing more than a rebadged Opel Insignia, will start at $33,690 for the entry-level LT Liftback model with front-wheel drive and a 2.

GM And HSV Announce Camaro SS And Silverado HD Heading To Australia Next Year

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - General Motors and Holden Special Vehicles have reached an agreement which will ensure the latter company remains active following the death of the rear-wheel drive Holden Commodore. Described as a "pivotal moment" in HSV’s history, the agreement paves the way for an assortment of new vehicles to come to Australia.